Calgary Flames at New Jersey Devils – 7:00pm

  • Referees:
    • Brad Watson #23
      • 3.9 minor penalties per game
      • 11.4 total PIM per game
      • Favors home team (10.4% more minors called on road team)
      • Home team wins 46.4% of time (13% below league average of 53.7%)
      • Records: CGY: 0-5, NJD: 1-2
      • Calgary has gone 0-12 when Watson referees, going back two years. Last win in a Watson-officiated game was 1-0 vs. LA Kings on 2/18/12.
    • Wes McCauley #4
      • 3.4 minor penalties per game
      • 10.1 total PIM per game
      • Calls even home/road (4.5% more minors called on road team)
      • Home team wins 62.3% of time (16% more than league average of 53.7%)
      • Records: CGY 2-2, NJD 2-3
  • Linesmen: Brian Murphy #93, Mark Shewchyk #92

 

 
 

Minnesota Wild at Winnipeg Jets – 8:00pm

  • Referees:
    • Eric Furlatt #27
      • 4.0 minor penalties per game
      • 12.3 total PIM per game
      • Calls even home/road (4.5% more minors called on road team)
      • Home team wins 53.6% of time (Nearly even with league average of 53.7%)
      • Records: MIN 1-3, WPG 3-1
    • Ian Walsh #29
      • minor penalties per game
      • total PIM per game
      • Favors home team (14.7% more minors called on road team)
      • Home team wins 63.2% of time (18% more than league average of 53.7%)
      • Records: MIN 3-2, WPG 1-3
  • Linesmen: Matt MacPherson #83, Bryan Pancich #94

 

 
 

Anaheim Ducks at Vancouver Canucks – 10:00pm

  • Referees:
    • Ghislain Hebert #22
      • 4.0 minor penalties per game
      • 10.7 total PIM per game
      • Favors home team (13.0% more minors called on road team)
      • Home team wins 46.1% of time (14% below league average of 53.7%)
      • Records: ANA 2-3, VAN 2-2
    • Marc Joannette #25
      • 3.5 minor penalties per game
      • 10.5 total PIM per game
      • Favors home team (8.3% more minors called on road team)
      • Home team wins 57.1% of time (6% over league average of 53.7%)
      • Records: ANA 2-2, VAN 3-2
  • Linesmen: Brad Lazarowich #86, Brian Mach #78

 

 
 
All times Eastern.
Home/road favorable numbers are calculated by minor penalties called; official is said to ‘call it even’ when <5% variance.